Numerous Country artists took to social media over the weekend to protest last week’s killing of GEORGE FLOYD by a MINNEAPOLIS police officer, to speak out in support of the ensuing protests and against the looting and violence that followed in cities across the country, including NASHVILLE, and to express support for the black community. Continue reading Country Stars Speak Out Against Racism And Violence
NASHVILLE (May 12, 2020) Just over two months ago, and just before the pandemic took hold of the country, Nashville and other areas of Tennessee were rocked by numerous devastating, deadly tornadoes. And, just like everyone else who calls the Volunteer State home, Miranda Lambert knew that she had to do whatever possible to help with the recovery. “We knew people needed to come first, but MuttNation is here because we have to watch over the animals, too,” said the top ACM award-winning country superstar whose Foundation has been helping shelter pets since 2009.
Bud Light is proud to continue its “Bud Light Seltzer Sessions: Your Flavor. Your Show.” – a weekly music event every Friday in May featuring iconic artists with full band and production, in the comfort of your home. This week features performances by Nashville’s biggest stars, headliner Brad Paisley and Bud Light Seltzer Sessions very special guest Lady Antebellum. Artists will be performing for the first time back with their bands under social distancing recommendations.
Following the release of her single “Where Do You Go? (The Fighter)”, receiving “New Music Friday” feature and amassing nearly 100,000 streams as well as key editorial placements as a featured artist on “TIDAL Rising”, Bonnie Dymond is finally debuting her first collection of songs in her upcoming EP, “#nofilter.“
NASHVILLE, TN (May 8, 2020) – Swiss-American singer-songwriter Caroline Marquard is releasing her debut EP June 26th, entitled The Prologue. The collection, which showcases her free and easy vocals, also features her newest single “Never Should’ve Left,” which came out today. Revealed exclusively with Billboard this week, the “touching” song was co-written by Marquard, Liz Rose (Taylor Swift, Carrie Underwood) and Jordan Lehning (Kacey Musgraves, Shania Twain).
NASHVILLE based BIG YELLOW DOG MUSIC (BYD) has signed CLARE DUNN to its publishing and label roster. DUNN’s new single, “Safe Haven,” is available now via the label and is the first of her new material to be released this year. DUNN previously was signed to MCA NASHVILLE. Continue reading Clare Dunn Signs to Big Yellow Dog Music
2020 Tickets, Camping & Lawn Chair Tags will be Valid for 2021 OR Credit Vouchers Available for any Moondance Event in 2021 or 2022 WALKER, MINNESOTA – May 8, 2020 – A direct letter from Kathy Bieloh, the owner of Moondance Events, to fans about the 14th Annual Moondance Jammin Country Fest rescheduling for 2021 and ticket options for those who have already bought tickets to the 2020 event that was postponed by the Covid-19 pandemic:
Rita Wilson has shared her poignant new song, “Where’s My Country Song?” released today via Sing It Loud Records/The Orchard. Stream/download the track here and watch the lyric video here. Co-written by Rita and Lee DeWyze (American Idol), and co-produced by Rita and Mikal Blue (Colbie Caillat, OneRepublic), the single is the latest musical offering from the multi-talented Wilson, further demonstrating her authenticity and grace as an accomplished singer/songwriter. On Air With Ryan Seacrest gave listeners an exclusive preview of the track on May 4 when Rita joined Ryan for a chat about music and more (watch it here).
Emerging country singer-songwriter Alex Stern has released her acoustic live performance for current single “The Choice.” The “soul-baring” video, shot by Southbound Creative, premiered exclusively with Sounds Like Nashvillewho applauded “the simple but luminous visual performance.” The poignant track was written by Stern with Jake Anderson and premiered with Wide Open Country, who praised her for her ability to “explore the risk and reward of love.” Continue reading Watch Now: Alex Stern “The Choice” Acoustic Performance